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Jan 10, 2006 - Elqui Valley

As usual decided against the tours and went it alone into the Elqui Valley which turned out to be a good choice. The valley is extremely picturesque and the the two towns we visited were every bit as beautiful as the valley itself. Firstly we stopped at Pisco Elqui the furthest point on the bus route where we had lunch and then sat in the tiny square with refreshing ice creams which were a welcome relief from the intense heat. We could have easily spent a few days here but as it was we headed back along the road to Vicuna where we spent the...

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